One of the more popular spam messages circulating at the moment are ones which state that they are from Enom or other registrars and appear to be warning you about your domain.
Receiving an email from your registrar claiming that your domain name has been suspended is a cause for concern.
The email format:
Sender: ‘ENOM, INC. <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Subject: ‘Domain ____________.com suspension notice’
Body: ‘Dear Sir/ Madam,
The following domain names have been suspended for violation of the ENOM, INC. Abuse Policy:
Domain name: ************.***
Registrar: Enom, INC
Registrant Name: ************ *******
Multiple warnings were sent by Enom, INC. Spam and Abuse Department to give you an opportunity to address the complaints we have received.
We did not receive a reply from you to these email warning so we then attempted to contact you via telephone.
Click here and download a copy of the complaints we have received.
Please contact us for additional information regarding this notification.
The email will include details about your domain name including your registrant name. Unfortunately, this email has caught some individuals out with how legitimate it appears to be. However, the link within the email appears to be an executable with some confirmations that is is cryptowall malware.
If you are not sure of the legitimacy of an email you have received please raise a support ticket within the client management portal.